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If the polygon be a termed “ semi - regular solids , ” but it is more convenient to
restrict triangle then it is readily seen that the numbers are 3 , 6 , 10 , 15 this term
to solids having all their angles , edges and faces equal , . . . and generally in ( n
Although this term is frequently ( 2 ) ( 3 ) ( 2 ) given to the Archimedcan solids , yet
it is a convenient deCH . ... elucidated by the introduction of the following terms :
under ordinary conditions ( see CHEMISTRY : Organic ) ( 1 ) Correspondence .
In the same way there is no distinctive term for grandchild . A man speaks of his
grandchild as his ... Polynesians to have distinctive terms for grandfather ,
grandmother , grandson and granddaughter . In this he is mistaken . It is evident
It is almost certain that they did not prevail in Hawaii in deference is paid to chiefs
and to persons of rank ; and special early times , but that they were the result of
that deterioration in the terms are generally employed in addressing these .
139 - 312 . term which may be held to designate any institution formed
POLYPODIUM , in botany , a large genus of true ferns ( q . v . ) , with a view to
encourage or to illustrate various arts and sciences . widely distributed
throughout the world ...
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